Agatha Christie Murder On The Links

(4.6 stars; 42 reviews)

Saturday-Night Theatre: Agatha Christie's Murder on the Links Sat 15th Sep 1990, 19:45 on BBC Radio 4 FM Hercule Poirot is summoned to France, but on arrival he discovers that his client is dead…. The Belgian sleuth launches a murder investigation and the baffling mystery begins to unfold... Dramatised by Michael Bakewell Director: Enyd Williams Hercule Poirot …. John Moffatt Captain Hastings …. Jeremy Clyde Dulcie Duveen …. Madeline Smith Sergeant of Police …. Kein Cumberidge Inspector Bex …. Geoffrey Whitehead Judge Hautet …. David King Francoise …. Barbara Atkinson Leonie …. Joanna Mackie Madame Renauld …. Joan Matheson Giraud …. Vincent Brimble Marthe Daubreuil …. Francesca Buller Madame Daubreuil …. Petra Brigden Jack Renauld …. Stephen Tompkinson Hotel Receptionist …. Danny Schiller Doctor/Usher …. Brian Miller Other parts played by members of the cast. Agatha Christie's 1923 murder mystery. An urgent cry for help brings Poirot to France. But he arrives too late to save his client, whose brutally stabbed body now lies face downwards in a shallow grave on a golf course. But why is the dead man wearing his son’s overcoat? And who was the impassioned love-letter in the pocket for? Before Poirot can answer these questions, the case is turned upside down by the discovery of a second, identically murdered corpse. in published order, the first 10 Christie mystery books featuring Poirot are: 1) The Mysterious Affair at Styles, 2) The Murder on the Links, 3) Poirot Investigates, 4) The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, 5) The Big Four, 6) The Mystery of the Blue Train, 7) Black Coffee: A Mystery Play in Three Acts [Charles Osborne novelized the play in 1998 under the title, Black Coffee], 8) Peril at End House, 9) Lord Edgware Dies, and 10) Murder on the Orient Express. 

This recording is part of the Old Time Radio collection.


Murder On The Links - Part 1 1:26:21


As good as the movies.

(4.5 stars)

The characters in this are well developed. Background sounds are very good and also not too loud. Great actors!

love it

(5 stars)

intersting narration from arthur hastings. its connection with fairy tales makes it even more inteesting. thank you